How to get from Manchester to Scunthorpe

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Travel Information to Scunthorpe from Manchester

distanceDistance65 miles (105 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight, ferry or train
fastestFastest modeTrain • £43 • 1 h 42 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFirst Transpennine Express

Travel 65 miles (105 km) by coach, flight, ferry or train from Manchester to Scunthorpe. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are First Transpennine Express among others. Travellers can even take a direct train from Manchester to Scunthorpe.

Travel Tips: Travel from Manchester to Scunthorpe

Travel to Scunthorpe easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Manchester to Scunthorpe.

There are 4 ways to travel to Scunthorpe from Manchester including taking a coach, flight, ferry or train.

A coach service offers the cheapest way to travel from Manchester to Scunthorpe, which costs on average £1.

This is compared to other ways of getting to Scunthorpe:

A coach is about £1 less than a flight, which costs on average £1 for this route.

A coach is about £1 less than a ferry, which costs on average £1 for this trip.

A coach is about £43 less than a train, which costs on average £43 for this journey.

The quickest way to travel to Scunthorpe from Manchester is by train, which takes on average 1 h 42 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, taking a coach requires on average 3 h 7 min   of travel time.

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Scunthorpe is approximately 65 miles (105 km) away from Manchester.

The average frequency per day from Manchester to Scunthorpe is:

  • 13 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route from Manchester to Scunthorpe as scheduled services by coach, flight, ferry or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Manchester to Scunthorpe:

  • Most travellers board their coach from Manchester, Coach Station and arrive in Scunthorpe, Scunthorpe.
  • Most travellers take a train from Manchester Piccadilly to Scunthorpe.

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Manchester to Scunthorpe, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Travel with First Transpennine Express for trains to Scunthorpe. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for First Transpennine Express Manchester to Scunthorpe tickets on Omio for £43.

Yes, there are direct routes from Manchester to Scunthorpe with the following travel companies:

  • You can find 13 direct trains per day to take to Scunthorpe with Transpennine Express.

As you won't need to change at another stop in between, direct services to Scunthorpe tend to save you time and add more convenience, so it's worth paying attention to before you book tickets for this trip.

Many of our customers who book a trip from Manchester to Scunthorpe often extend their holiday and travel to other popular destinations like London, Doncaster or Leeds. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Manchester and Scunthorpe itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Scunthorpe and any of these top destinations today!

When planning your trip between Manchester and Scunthorpe, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to book and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Coach tickets are costing £1 one way on average.
  • Plane tickets are costing on average £1 one way.
  • Ferry tickets are costing £1 one way on average.
  • Train tickets are costing on average £43 one way.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Manchester to Scunthorpe online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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